|1939 Virginia Cavaliers football|
|Head coach||Frank Murray (3rd season)|
|Captain||James Gillette, Jr.; Harry McClaugherty|
|Home stadium||Scott Stadium|
The 1939 Virginia Cavaliers football team represented the University of Virginia during the 1939 college football season. The Cavaliers were led by third-year head coach Frank Murray and played their home games at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Virginia. They competed as independents, finishing with a record of 5–4.
Schedule[edit | edit source]
|September 23||Hampden–Sydney||W 26–0|
|October 7||at Navy||L 12–14|
|October 14||Maryland||W 12–7|
|October 21||at VMI||L 13–16|
|October 28||vs. William & Mary||W 26–6|
|November 4||Chicago||W 47–0|
|November 10||at Washington and Lee||W 7–0|
|November 18||VPI||L 0–13|
|November 30||at No. 16 North Carolina||L 0–19|
References[edit | edit source]
- "2017 Cavalier Football Fact Book". Virginia Cavaliers Athletics. p. 119. http://grfx.cstv.com/photos/schools/va/sports/m-footbl/auto_pdf/2017-18/misc_non_event/2017FootballFactBook82-134.pdf.
- "1939 Virginia Cavaliers Schedule and Results". Sports Reference LLC. https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/virginia/1939-schedule.html.